Quotes by reveals
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American humorist 1899-1995
A signature always reveals a man's character - and sometimes even his name.
G. C. Lichtenberg
German writer and physicist 1742-1799
A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
A good friend who points out mistakes and imperfections and rebukes evil is to be respected as if he reveals a secret of hidden treasure.
English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
Autobiography is only to be trusted when it reveals something disgraceful.
Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
Character is that which reveals moral purpose, exposing the class of things a man chooses or avoids.
E. M. Cioran
French philosopher 1911-
A sudden silence in the middle of a conversation suddenly brings us back to essentials: it reveals how dearly we must pay for the invention of speech.
Russian writer 1828-1910
A writer is dear and necessary for us only in the measure of which he reveals to us the inner workings of his very soul.
Roman poet 65-8 BC
Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.
Trinidad and Tobago-born British writer 1932-2018
An autobiography can distort; facts can be realigned. But fiction never lies: it reveals the writer totally.Source: The Writer and the World (2012) 225
French moviedirector 1930-
Art attracts us only by what it reveals of our most secret self.
Roman poet 65-8 BC
As a rule, adversity reveals genius and prosperity hides it.
English novelist and screenwriter 1948-
By measuring individual human worth, the novelist reveals the full enormity of the State's crime when it sets out to crush that individuality.
Each painting has its own way of evolving... When the painting is finished, the subject reveals itself.
American author of short stories and novels 1902-1984
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
Spanish Jesuit, writer and philosopher 1601-1658
Great ability develops and reveals itself increasingly with every new assignment.
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